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Blizzard Releases A New Diablo IV Quarterly Dev Update

Blizzard Releases A New Diablo IV Quarterly Dev Update

We have a snippet below about the End Game Progression.[caption id="attachment_1273387" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Well, that's one way to die in Diablo IV, courtesy of Blizzard.[/caption] Lastly, we have been hard at work on our end game character progression system This important feature is going to take a little more time (it won’t be in the next[...]

Hearthstone Is Throwing A Masquerade Ball Event

Hearthstone Is Throwing A Masquerade Ball Event

Blizzard cordially invites you to a special spooky ball where nothing is as it seems Well, we're all wearing masks, so that's as far as that goes However, The Tavern will undergo a makeover for the Masquerade Ball limited-time event There will be weekly challenges with the chance to unlock new content including Tavern Brawls,[...]

Blizzard Crowns World Of Warcraft AWC BFA 2020 Regional Champions

Blizzard Crowns World Of Warcraft AWC BFA 2020 Regional Champions

This evening, Blizzard officially crowned two regional champions for the World Of Warcraft Arena World Championship After a weekend of tough battles, we've got new North American and European champs as Wildcard Gaming took the EU title while N2KC snagged the NA title An extra tough feat considering all of the battles were held online[...]

Blizzard Reveals Details For 2020 Hearthstone World Championship

Blizzard Reveals Details For 2020 Hearthstone World Championship

Blizzard finally revealed when they will be holding the 2020 Hearthstone World Championship as the event will happen in mid-December The entire season for the esports division has been insane in 2020 as they went from playing the Esports Arena down in Dallas, Texas back in January to now competing online for their championships at[...]

Former Blizzard President Starts New Game Developer Dreamhaven

Former Blizzard President Starts New Game Developer Dreamhaven

Former Blizzard president Mike Morhaime revealed a new game development company this week called Dreamhaven The company is a combination of former Blizzard devs as well as other well-known creators in the gaming industry, both on the video game side and tabletop side of things The main company appears to be based in Irviine, while[...]

Blizzard Officially Announces BlizzConline For February 2021

Blizzard Officially Announces BlizzConline For February 2021

Blizzard Entertainment revealed today that their next convention will be called BlizzConline and will happen in 2021 The move is being done so that, while the company can't officially hold BlizzCon in Anaheim, California this year due to COVID-19, they will at least be able to give the fans some form of participation as they[...]

Overwatch Has Launched A Tracer Comic Challenge

Overwatch Has Launched A Tracer Comic Challenge

Blizzard Entertainment has partnered up with Dark Horse Comics for a special Overwatch Tracer challenge based around a comic book DH has released a new set of comics based on the game, with the first issue of London Calling based around Tracer The first of five issues will be launching digitally, with the physical version[...]

Frenetic Wins The Hearthstone Masters Tour Online: Montreal

Frenetic Wins The Hearthstone Masters Tour Online: Montreal

Here's the recap courtesy of Blizzard Entertainment.[caption id="attachment_1265691" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Frenetic walks away as the Hearthstone Masters Tour Online: Montreal champion, courtesy of Blizzard.[/caption]Closing out the fifth Masters Tour of 2020, David “Frenetic” Quiñones of Spain is the latest to earn the title of Masters Tour champion! Frenetic defeated Edoarado “cagnetta99” Cutajar in the finals 3-0[...]

Hearthstones Forbidden Library Update Will Be Coming Next Week

Hearthstone's Forbidden Library Update Will Be Coming Next Week

We have a small list of the events below, but you can get greater details here.[caption id="attachment_1261360" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Where will the Forbidden Library take you? Courtesy of Blizzard.[/caption]SEPTEMBER 8 – BATTLEGROUNDS PARTIES AND NEW SCHOLOMANCE HEROES Lord Barov, Jandice Barov, and Forest Warden Omu enter the Battlegrounds just in time for Battlegrounds Parties! You can[...]

World Of Warcraft Releases An Afterlives: Maldraxxus Animated Short

World Of Warcraft Releases An Afterlives: Maldraxxus Animated Short

Blizzard Entertainment released a new animated short today for World Of Warcraft: Shadowlands as you look into a new beyond Afterlives: Maldraxxus, the second installment in Blizzard’s new Afterlives series of animated shorts, is the second of the series The first of which came out when the latest expansion for the game was given a release date[...]

Hearthstone Team Talks About Producing Content Remotely

Hearthstone Team Talks About Producing Content Remotely

Blizzard posted a rather interesting piece on their website this week as they explored Hearthstone's developments from home It doesn't matter what major studio a game comes out of, the vast majority of them have the game's team in an area where they can group up and communicate to get a product produced faster than[...]

World Of Warcraft: Shadowlands Will Officially Launch On October 27th

World Of Warcraft: Shadowlands Will Officially Launch On October 27th

During Gamescom 2020's Opening Night Live, Blizzard finally revealed the release date for World Of Warcraft: Shadowlands as October 27th With the announcement came a brand new animated trailer simply called Afterlives: Bastion, in which they give you some storyline insight into what's been going on behind the scenes a little Regardless of your status,[...]

Blizzard Releases Warcraft Arena World Championship BFA Circuit

Blizzard Releases Warcraft Arena World Championship BFA Circuit

Blizzard has released details this week about the upcoming Warcraft Arena World Championship and the teams in the BFA Circuit After weeks of competition, the organizers have rounded it down to sixteen of the best AWC teams from both North America and Europe Those teams are Cloud9, Wildcard Gaming, Spacestation Gaming, XSET, Golden Guardians, nLite, M2KC,[...]

Overwatch Launches Its Summer Games 2020 Event

Overwatch Launches Its Summer Games 2020 Event

Blizzard has officially launched the Summer Games 2020 event in Overwatch, bringing with it a ton of new activities and skins Like most events, you're getting a bunch of new items you can unlock or purchase with in-game currency, but this time around they've added a new game with Lucioball Remix For those of you[...]

Blizzard Employees Share Their Salaries In Company Wage Revolt

Blizzard Employees Share Their Salaries In Company Wage Revolt

Blizzard Entertainment's staff just started a major discussion over wage disparities in their company after sharing wages over the weekend The story comes from Bloomberg who is reporting that several employees at the company started anonymously circulating a spreadsheet where they detailed what they were making and what their last pay increase was Depending on[...]

Beast Kingdom Celebrates StarCraft II 10th Anniversary with D-Stage

Beast Kingdom Celebrates StarCraft II 10th Anniversary with D-Stage

Beast Kingdom and Blizzard have teamed up for the 10th Anniversary of the iconic game StarCraft II Two of the most popular characters from the series come to life with new D-Stage statues, Jim Raynor and Sarah Louise “Kerrigan” Each StarCraft II statue is highly detailed and stands roughly 7” tall Each character is posed[...]

Blizzard Celebrates A Decade Of StarCraft II With New Additions

Blizzard Celebrates A Decade Of StarCraft II With New Additions

Blizzard has decided to celebrate the tenth anniversary of StarCraft II the best way they can at the moment, with a new update for the game With COVID-19 happening, any plans the company might have had to show appreciation to their fans may have gone out the window However, they still are showing appreciation to[...]

Hearthstone Masters Tour Online: Madrid Moves To October

Hearthstone Masters Tour Online: Madrid Moves To October

Some quick esports news from Blizzard this week as the Hearthstone Masters Tour Online: Madrid has moved to October A little bit of a change in plans for the company, as COVID-19 is still playing havoc with the esports schedule across the board around the world The Masters Tour will still be played online, just[...]

Leta Wins The Hearthstone Masters Tour Online: Asia-Pacific

Leta Wins The Hearthstone Masters Tour Online: Asia-Pacific

Early this morning, Blizzard crowned a new champion for the Hearthstone Masters Tour Online: Asia-Pacific as Leta takes home the title Like a lot of events right now, this was held completely online, happening in the wee hours of the morning for those of us in the west. Leta will take home $32,500 from the pool,[...]

Overwatchs Latest Patch Replaces A McCree Noose Spray

Overwatch's Latest Patch Replaces A McCree Noose Spray

It isn't uncommon for Blizzard to replace the artwork of sprays, either because they want to adjust something or change the color or the way it's presented when it hits a surface But the latest change is a complete swap-out of a previous spray While the latest patch notes for the 2.93 update make no[...]